Boston Marathon Winners Return For Victory Lap
Boston Marathon champs to return for victory lap
BOSTON (AP) – Boston Marathon winners Geoffrey Mutai and
Caroline Kilel will return for a victory lap of sorts when they run
in the inaugural Boston Athletic Association 10K this summer.
The June 26 race offers total prizes of $30,000.
Mutai ran the world's fastest marathon to win the 115th edition
of the Boston race in April, finishing in 2 hours, 3 minutes, 2
The B.A.A. 10K is a flat course that winds through Boston's Back
Bay, Kenmore Square and Boston University neighborhoods before
ending at Boston Common. Registration has begun for the field,
which will be capped at 5,000 runners.
The top male and female finisher will each receive $5,000.
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